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Grassington House Hotel, Grassington

Description: Grassington House Hotel

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 September 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 324786

OS Grid Reference: SE0027464002
OS Grid Coordinates: 400274, 464002
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0720, -1.9973

Location: Gills Fold, Grassington, North Yorkshire BD23 5AQ

Locality: Grassington
Local Authority: Craven District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: BD23 5AQ

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Listing Text

SE 0063-0163
SE 0064-0164 (east side)
8/34 & 10/34 Grassington House
House, now hotel. Mid -late C18. Probably 1760 for Mr. Brown. Coursed
squared brown-grey limestone, graduated stone slate roof. 3 storeys; 3-bay
main range with a projecting 3-bay block to left. Rusticated quoins.
Central top-glazed 6-panel double doors in architrave to centre of main
range, both ranges have sashes with glazing bars in architraves to ground
and first floors and C20 side-hung iron casements to top storey. Moulded
stone gutter brackets, hipped roof to projecting block, kneeler and gable
coping to far right. Corniced stack to ridge at centre of left block and
to far right. Mr. Brown was a promoter of the Grassington-Pateley Bridge
Turnpike Trust. The Alcock family of Skipton bankers lived here until the
early C19 when it became an hotel. I. Goldthorpe, One Hundred Things to see
on a walk through Grassington, 1988, (booklet).

Listing NGR: SE0027464002

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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